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Loving in Gospel-centered Community

So I would have younger widows marry, bear children, manage their households, and give the adversary no occasion for slander. [1 Timothy 5:14 ESV] There’s a chance, as you read this verse that you think this verse sounds patriarchal as if the author is from a generation that is out...

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The Essential Commandment

And one of the scribes came up and heard them disputing with one another, and seeing that he answered them well, asked him, “Which commandment is the most important of all?” Jesus answered, “The most important is, ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. And you...

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Somebodies versus Nobodies

And because of him you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, righteousness and sanctification and redemption (1 Corinthians 1:30 ESV) “Now why is she famous?” I asked my wife as we watched a story on the news together. “Because such-and-such athlete from the seventies and...

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